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University course to host drug take-back event

University course to host drug take-back event

December 3, 2014

When the polymer-coated pills in the bathroom cabinet expire or go unused, many consumers simply toss them into the trash, just as they would with a banana peel or eggshell; however, these drugs often end up in the same water supply consumers use to bathe, drink and cook.  An investigation conducted by t...

LINC students help promote oral health care in Champaign

By F. Amanda Tugade

December 12, 2013

Taylor Salata said that as a kid, she was never afraid to go to the dentist.  “But that’s only because both of my parents are dentists,” the sophomore in LAS said. She smiled from ear to ear and unveiled impeccably white teeth behind moisturized, unchapped lips.  As a result of declaring a lea...